Average Teacher Salary in Arlington

The average teacher salary in Arlington is $56,596.

Grade Level Average 10th percentile 25th percentile Median 75th percentile 90th percentile
Pre-school $34,520 $23,930 $27,320 $31,400 $38,920 $50,680
Kindergarten $57,290 $36,550 $45,200 $57,900 $69,980 $80,510
Elementary $64,540 $42,960 $52,350 $65,530 $77,410 $85,920
Middle school $62,340 $42,140 $50,210 $62,510 $75,270 $84,930
High school $64,290 $42,630 $52,320 $64,580 $77,100 $87,160

How to Become a Teacher in Arlington

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General Facts

  • Staff: 565
  • Full time teachers: 337
  • Pupil to teacher ratio: 14 to 1
  • Teacher assistants (instructional aides): 104
  • Instructional Coordinators: 0
  • Elementary Teachers: 223
  • Kindergarten Teachers: 32
  • Pre-K Teachers: 0
  • High School Teachers: 82
  • Pre-K to 12 Students: 4,756

Financial Statistics for Arlington

Revenue

  • Revenue from local sources: $38,396,000
  • Revenue from state sources: $20,116,000
  • Revenue from federal sources: $2,476,000
  • Total revenue: $60,988,000

Expenses

  • Expenditures on instruction: $35,225,000
  • Expenditures on teacher salary: $30,425,000
  • Expenditures on teacher benefits: $15,437,000
  • Expenditures per student: $223,000
  • Total expenditures: $61,658,000

Breakdown of Teacher Salary Expenses

  • Teacher salary expenses on regular education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on special education: $0
  • Teacher salary expenses on vocational education: $0

Information on Schools within Arlington

Elementary Schools within the Arlington

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Brackett
66 Eastern Ave
Arlington, MA 2476
781-316-3705
  • Total: 445
  • Kindergarten: 80
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 74
  • 3rd grade: 81
  • 4th grade: 81
  • 5th grade: 63
15 to 1 30 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Cyrus E Dallin
185 Florence Ave
Arlington, MA 2476
781-316-3722
  • Total: 391
  • Kindergarten: 74
  • 1st grade: 66
  • 2nd grade: 67
  • 3rd grade: 66
  • 4th grade: 54
  • 5th grade: 64
14 to 1 27 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Hardy
52 Lake St
Arlington, MA 2474
781-316-3781
  • Total: 327
  • Kindergarten: 61
  • 1st grade: 61
  • 2nd grade: 64
  • 3rd grade: 46
  • 4th grade: 57
  • 5th grade: 38
14 to 1 23 Kindergarten 5th Grade
John A Bishop
25 Columbia Rd
Arlington, MA 2474
781-316-3791
  • Total: 382
  • Kindergarten: 75
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 66
  • 3rd grade: 44
  • 4th grade: 60
  • 5th grade: 70
15 to 1 26 Kindergarten 5th Grade
M Norcross Stratton
180 Mountain Ave
Arlington, MA 2174
781-316-3754
  • Total: 310
  • Kindergarten: 63
  • 1st grade: 47
  • 2nd grade: 55
  • 3rd grade: 52
  • 4th grade: 40
  • 5th grade: 53
13 to 1 24 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Menotomy Preschool
869 Massachusetts Ave
Arlington, MA 2476
781-316-3593
  • Total: 67
  • Pre-k: 67
17 to 1 4 Prekindergarten Prekindergarten
Peirce
170 Templacee St
West Newton, MA 2465
617-559-9630
  • Total: 338
  • Kindergarten: 39
  • 1st grade: 67
  • 2nd grade: 54
  • 3rd grade: 51
  • 4th grade: 65
  • 5th grade: 62
17 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade
Thompson
60 North Union St
Arlington, MA 2174
781-316-3769
  • Total: 316
  • Kindergarten: 51
  • 1st grade: 55
  • 2nd grade: 62
  • 3rd grade: 54
  • 4th grade: 45
  • 5th grade: 49
16 to 1 20 Kindergarten 5th Grade

Middle Schools within the Arlington

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Ottoson Middle
63 Acton St
Arlington, MA 2476
781-316-3745
  • Total: 1,048
  • 6th grade: 365
  • 7th grade: 336
  • 8th grade: 347
13 to 1 80 6th Grade 8th Grade

High Schools within the Arlington

School Students Student to Teacher Ratio Full Time Certified Teachers Lowest Grade Offered Highest Grade Offered
Arlington High
869 Mass Ave
Arlington, MA 2476
781-316-3591
  • Total: 1,132
  • 9th grade: 285
  • 10th grade: 293
  • 11th grade: 257
  • 12th grade: 297
14 to 1 82 9th Grade 12th Grade

General District Statistics

  • Per capita income: $34,399
  • Median family income: $78,741
  • Median male income: $45,392
  • Median female income: $31,763
  • Median income of a renter: $46,001
  • Median income of a home owner: $77,599
  • Number of Households making:
    10 - 25k25 - 40k40 - 60k60 - 100k100k+
    875 1,015 1,700 3,530 3,775